Biomedical Engineers from Hyderabad ace at BioAsia Healthcare 2015

SharathChandra C, B H V Mani Kanta Swamy, G VijayaBhaskar B.Tech III year students of Biomedical Engineering, B. V. Raju Institute of Technology, Narsapur won First Prize in BioAsia 2015 Healthcare Devthon. The team was given Rs. 1 lakh grant for further development of the product and the team will be working with Technology Business Incubation Center, BITS Pilani (Hyderabad Campus).

BioAsia  2015 was an initiative to spur innovations in healthcare & life sciences through co-creation. Healthcare Devthon brought together healthcare experts, doctors, designers, engineers, technologists and developers together onto one platform to discover, design and rapidly prototype technologies and solutions relevant to the life sciences and healthcare fields. The goal is to facilitate the development of products and services that address unmet needs and are positioned to be rapidly adopted by end-users.

We developed Self Feeding Utensil for Disabled People. It is an Electro Mechanical Assistive Device, which is foot operated and helps the disabled to feed themselves. It eliminates the need of caregiver. This is a low cost device which is affordable even by rural India.

Primary users of this device are people with following disabilities

The team will take this device forward to make it fully automated

 

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3 thoughts on “Biomedical Engineers from Hyderabad ace at BioAsia Healthcare 2015

  1. David.Franklin

    Biomedical-2015 is going to be held during April 27-29, 2015 in Philadelphia, USA to share the advancements in the field of Biomedical Engineering and technology. The main theme of the conference is “Advancing research and Upcoming technologies in Biomedical Engineering”. This conference aimed to expand its coverage in the areas of Biomedical Engineering where expert talks, young researchers presentations will be placed in every season of the meeting will be inspired and keep up your enthusiasm. We feel our expert Organizing Committee is our major asset.

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